Summit Christian Academy

  • What if You desired only top quality education for your children Top quality education was actually affordable Educators went beyond teaching lessons to transforming lives and training leaders Learning leapt from textbook descriptions to demonstration and discovery Class sizes were intentionally kept small so academic growth could burst its seams All of the above is available at one great little school Contact Summit Christian Academy today to find out how you can enroll your child into a great future.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.General Conference of the Seventh Day Adventist Church (GCSDAC)
Religious AffiliationSeventh Day Adventist
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Year Founded1957

Student Body

Total Students54 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade Summit Christian Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers5 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio11:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size12 students

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$5,100
Tuition NotesThe $5100 applies to PK-5th grade. The 6th-8th grade tuition is $5600
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant$1,000


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.1 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Arts and Music Programs:
Ukulele Club

School Notes

  • What do castle walls, a play loft, early American soldier uniforms, flags from around the world, indoor butterfly gardens, praise songs, a throne room, and ukuleles have in common Imaginative teachers, for one thing; a virtually hidden little treasure of a private Christian school, for another. At Summit Christian Academy, you never know what you will discover next. No two days are alike. Learning is active, fascinating, and experiential from Pre-K through 8th grade. Wows pop up when and where you least expect them. Education extends far beyond the classroom as students engage in and often come up with their own ideas for community service projects such as helping at the Utah Food Bank, making sand bags, helping at the animal shelter, baking and taking cookies to homeless shelters, sprucing up yards for elderly or disabled folks, playing bells or singing at retirement centers, and other great activities. Character development is intricately woven in among the 3R's. Worship gets each morning off to an inspirational start. Bible classes help the students discover the great themes and threads of God's love and plans for mankind. We love the delightful tapestry of our students who come to us from a wide variety of economic and ethnic backgrounds. This diversity, one of our important strengths, helps us all to recognize the beauty of our differences and the uniting quality of our 'samenesses. Providing a rich, well-rounded Christian education to any child who desires it is our highest priority. Making it affordable and available as a very real choice for parents, regardless of their economic situation, is a front-burner MUST. Because we strongly believe every child deserves the best education possible whether his/her family can afford it or not, we purposely keep our tuition low and continually seek other avenues of financial support. Get a closer look! Check out our website ( or better yet, stop in and see us in action. We d love to show you around.

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